Current Affairs July 2017 Quiz - 19

181Veteran scientist, administrator and popular science communicator, Professor ___________________ has passed away at the age of 90.
 A) Yash Pal
 B) Udupi Ramachandra Rao
 C) Har Gobind Khorana
 D) Salim Ali
182The 2017 BRICS Youth Forum has opened in_________________to discuss the development of the youth in the countries of the grouping.
 A) Tianjin
 B) Shanghai
 C) Beijing
 D) Wuhan
183__________________ has been selected as the data hub for the Middle East, North Africa and South Asia (MENASA) region for the city-s integrated initiatives to mine and manage its data.
 A) Mecca
 B) Dubai
 C) Medina
 D) Muzahmiyya
184The world-s first floating wind farm has taken to the seas in a sign that a technology once confined to research and development drawing boards is finally ready to unlock expanses of ocean for generating renewable power in _________________.
 A) Iceland
 B) Italy
 C) Hungary
 D) Scotland
185________________has been appointed as the new CEO of Janalakshmi Financial Services (JFS), the largest microfinance company.
 A) Prithviraj Chavan
 B) Shivajirao Patil
 C) Ajay Kanwal
 D) Ashok Chavan
186___________________, Chief Minister of Bihar has resigned from his post.
 A) Nitish Kumar
 B) Nitin Godkari
 C) Amit Shah
 D) Lalu Prasad Yadav
187______________________has launched a Multi-currency Forex Card for overseas travelers.
 A) ICICI Bank
 B) Standard Chartered Bank
 C) Bank of Baroda
 D) Axis Bank
188The International Boxing Association (AIBA) has announced that India will host their first Men-s World Championship in _____________________.
 A) 2021
 B) 2017
 C) 2018
 D) 2020
189Google CEO______________________ has been appointed to the board of directors of Alphabet, the search giant-s parent company.
 A) Mark Zukerburg
 B) Eric Schmidt
 C) Sundar Pichai
 D) Mark Fields
190Kylie Masse of Canada has stormed to women's _________________backstroke gold in a new world-record time at the world aquatics championships in Budapest.
 A) 100m
 B) 200m
 C) 500m
 D) 250m

181Ans) Yash Pal
182Ans) Beijing
183Ans) Dubai
184Ans) Scotland
185Ans) Ajay Kanwal
186Ans) Nitish Kumar
187Ans) Standard Chartered Bank
188Ans) 2021
189Ans) Sundar Pichai
190Ans) 100m

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